Lake Tekapo And Lake Pukaki Day Tour - Christchurch

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 12 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
  • Departure Details :
    Christchurch Hotels or Preferred Location in Christchurch.
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


Lake Tekapo is 3.5 hours drive from Christchurch and lies in the heart of Mackenzie Country. It is one of the most popular tourist destination & provides exquisite views of the remarkable turquoise colored lake, iconic landmark Church of The Good Shepherd & the magnificent Mt. Cook. Lake Tekapo is the second largest of the three roughly parallel lakes running north south in the Mackenzie Basin (others being Lake Pukaki & lake Ohau).The scenery at Lake Tekapo is magical; with a combination of milky blue colored lake, golden tussock, snow capped Southern Alps and stunning clear skies day & night. A 40 minutes drive from Lake Tekapo, will lead you to another gorgeous shimmering blue jewel, Lake Pukaki.

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TOUR Highlights:

  • Pick-up from your hotel/ apartment or preferred location in Christchurch.
  • Take the drive through Ashburton making frequent stops on the way.
  • Stretch legs at the picturesque little town of Fairlie.
  • Visit the heart of Mackenzie Country, the captivating Lake Tekapo.
  • Visit the Church of Good Shepherd & the well-recognized statue of sheepdog.
  • Drive or take a walk to Mt John Observatory for unbeatable views of alpine landscapes.
  • Soak up & unwind in Tekapo Springs offering 3-tiered Hot Pools, Spa, waterslide, ice skating & aqua play area for kids.
  • Take a 40-minute drive to Lake Pukaki, another long large jewel in the Mackenzie Basin & capture the stunning views of Mt Cook. Drive back to Christchurch via same scenic route.
  • Return back & drop-off to your location.


  • Private tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned late model Mercedes Benz vans.
  • Hotel Pick up and Drop Off.
  • Entry to Tekapo Springs: Includes hot pools, waterslide & aqua play area for kids in summer (October to April). And during winters, hot pools and ice skating (May to September).
  • Complimentary Hotspot WIFI provided.
  • Complimentary light refreshments provided.


  • Meals.

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Swimming costumes & towels available on hire ($5 each plus $20 returnable deposit).